Comment 3 for bug 505817

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Tim Penhey (thumper) wrote : Re: [Bug 505817] Re: Commit notifications should --include-mergeson mergedrevisions

On Mon, 18 Jan 2010 06:57:48 Michael Hudson wrote:
> wrote:
> > We used to do this in the past, and it was determined that most often
> > this isn't what is desired.
> >
> > The complete history is available for any user to look at in more detail
> > if they so desire, but in the situations where people commit *a lot*,
> > the email became almost useless.
> >
> > ** Changed in: launchpad-code
> > Status: New => Won't Fix
>
> I think there's room to experiment a little more here -- part of the
> problem before was that it was like 'log -v' output and the lists of
> changed files from trunk merges became overwhelming. But if we just
> showed the log messages somehow intelligently grouped by author and with
> a limit on the number we showed in the mail, I think it might be better
> than what we have today.
>
> Cheers,
> mwh
>

OK, lets see what we can do.

  status triaged